The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 2 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 27 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.15% 18.23% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.43% 18.97% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 6
Median daily rate £550 £600 £738
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £660 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -12.77%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 174 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 94.03% 96.13% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 94 64
Median daily rate £500 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £642
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Midlands region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Midlands region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Midlands region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 32 (40.51%) SAP
2 25 (31.65%) Manufacturing
3 23 (29.11%) TOGAF
4 19 (24.05%) Automotive
5 13 (16.46%) Finance
6 12 (15.19%) SaaS
7 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (13.92%) Data Management
8 10 (12.66%) Windows
9 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.13%) Information Security
10 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
10 8 (10.13%) High Availability
11 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.59%) PaaS
11 6 (7.59%) Security Architecture
11 6 (7.59%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.59%) CRM
11 6 (7.59%) Java
11 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
11 6 (7.59%) Migration
11 6 (7.59%) Retail
12 5 (6.33%) GIAC
12 5 (6.33%) Network Design
12 5 (6.33%) Cisco
12 5 (6.33%) CISSP
12 5 (6.33%) .NET

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Magento
1 3 (3.80%) SAP APO
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.53%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (2.53%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.27%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.27%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) SaaS
2 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.59%) PaaS
4 5 (6.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (6.33%) IaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.53%) Office 365
6 2 (2.53%) Yammer
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.27%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) DNS
1 2 (2.53%) Firewall
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (5.06%) SAP HANA
2 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.53%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) Big Data
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) GIS
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (31.65%) Manufacturing
2 19 (24.05%) Automotive
3 13 (16.46%) Finance
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 4 (5.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.53%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) EDI
3 3 (3.80%) JSON
3 3 (3.80%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) Ajax
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) CSS3
4 2 (2.53%) Django
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
4 2 (2.53%) HTML5
4 2 (2.53%) Play Framework
4 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) SCADA
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) TOGAF
2 11 (13.92%) Data Management
3 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.13%) High Availability
4 8 (10.13%) Information Security
5 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.59%) CRM
5 6 (7.59%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (7.59%) Migration
5 6 (7.59%) Security Architecture
5 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.33%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (6.33%) Network Design
7 4 (5.06%) Information Management
7 4 (5.06%) IT Governance
7 4 (5.06%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.06%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) Java
2 3 (3.80%) C#
2 3 (3.80%) SQL
3 2 (2.53%) Ruby
3 2 (2.53%) Scala
3 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) CISSP
1 5 (6.33%) GIAC
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Ansible
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) SAP
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
4 3 (3.80%) BT
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle
5 2 (2.53%) Ariba
5 2 (2.53%) Infor
5 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.53%) Splunk
5 2 (2.53%) WSO2
6 1 (1.27%) Google
6 1 (1.27%) HP
6 1 (1.27%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.27%) Trillium
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